Judge's ruling strikes down law similar to frozen Colorado Springs ordinance

By: BILLIE STANTON ANLEU billie.stantonanleu@gazette.com

A federal judge's ruling Wednesday struck down Grand Junction's anti-panhandling ordinance, two days after the Colorado Springs city attorney froze enforcement of similar local laws.

Grand Junction "has...

Woodland Park Internet debate goes into the night

By: MATT STEINER matt.steiner@gazette.com

WOODLAND PARK - Most of the people who packed into for the Woodland Park City Council Thursday night were there to see if the city would pass an ordinance that Peak Internet owner Jayson Baker said could make or...

Colorado Supreme Court hears arguments on both sides of judicial branch records debate

By: MEGAN SCHRADER megan.schrader@gazette.com

DENVER - Several attorneys and a lawmaker urged Colorado Supreme Court justices Thursday to err on the side of transparency as they finalize rules to govern access to administrative records within the judicial...

Fiber optic Internet provider says costly changes in Woodland Park could lead to layoffs

By: matt steiner matt.steiner@gazette.com

A recent dispute between the city of Woodland Park and Peak Internet could come to a tipping point Thursday night.

Peak Internet founder and CEO Jayson Baker said proposed changes to the town's municipal...

Mountain Metro Transit services give Springs seniors leg up on health, independence

By: Hannah Blick, hannah.blick@gazette.com

Sponsored: We’ve always done it bigger in the West, but urban sprawl and demand for more roads, wider lanes and multiple family vehicles has its downfalls, especially for Colorado Springs seniors.

Longterm transportation plan to be discussed again Thursday in Colorado Springs

By: STEPHEN HOBBS stephen.hobbs@gazette.com

A draft plan outlining transportation needs and possible improvements in the Pikes Peak region over the next 25 years will be discussed Thursday, the second public meeting in an open comment period.


Short-term rentals ordinance debated at Manitou Springs meeting

By: MATT STEINER matt.steiner@gazette.com

Opinions on how to regulate short-term vacation rentals were mixed Wednesday night at a public meeting in Manitou Springs.

Some of the 20 people at City Hall said city officials need to strengthen...

Decision leaves Colorado GOP without a prominent candidate in US Senate race

By: The Associated Press

DENVER — Republican attempts to recruit a well-known challenger for a Colorado Senate race suffered a setback Wednesday when a prominent prosecutor said he wouldn't run against Democrat Michael Bennet.